| Nov 6, 2014
| 11:44 AM
A 33-year-old woman is charged with arson after city police said she tried to burn down an East Baltimore convenience store with Molotov cocktail Wednesday night.
Aisha Tankia Warsaw, of the unit block of N. Port St., was arrested Thursday after...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 3:38 PM
A 14-year-old boy faces felony arson charges after a morning fire at his Prospect Heights home injured his parents and an officer, police said.
The teen also faces three counts of aggravated arson in connection with the three injuries, said Prospect...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 4:05 PM
A teen was arrested Thursday for a May arson, the second teen arrested for the fire, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.
The boy, 16, is charged with burglary and arson. The Sun Sentinel is not identifying the teen because of his age and...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 2:44 PM
HARTFORD — A man charged with a brutal killing at a Manchester apartment in January rejected a plea agreement in Superior Court on Wednesday, opting instead to go to trial on charges of felony murder, sexual assault and arson.
Steven Durdek Jr.'s...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 7:19 PM
After a two-month investigation, state police have charged a 72-year-old Poconos man with intentionally starting the fire that gutted the Stroudsburg apartment house where he lived.
Paul W. York was arraigned Tuesday by District Judge JoLana Krawitz...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 1:47 PM
A man charged with setting fire to a vacant Logan Square home allegedly watched from a nearby porch as flames spread to an occupied building and several people, including a pregnant woman, fled for their safety, prosecutors said Thursday.
| Oct 21, 2014
| 1:00 PM
A 72-year-old man facing trial in a Pocono Township arson case was charged Tuesday with setting fire to his apartment in Stroudsburg two months earlier, state police said.
Paul W. York was charged with arson and related charges in the Aug. 2 fire in...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 1:43 PM
HADDAM — A Virginia man admitted to setting a fire Thursday that destroyed a house and a barn on Candlewood Hill Road served briefly as a state police trooper in the 1980s, officials said.
Ronald Carlson, 50, of Portsmouth, Va., presented himself...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 2:49 PM
A 71-year-old cancer patient allegedly burned by his son on Oct. 7 has died, officials said.
Santiago Torres Sr. died on Oct. 9 from the injuries sustained in the fire.
Now his son, Santiago Torres Jr., is charged with murder.
A first-degree murder...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 8:26 AM
The following items were taken from Woodstock police reports:
A 20-year-old Wonder Lake man was charged with not having a driver's license, disobeying a yield sign and driving an uninsured motor vehicle. He was stopped near Rhodes and Olive streets...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 6:57 PM
Police in the small Northern California city of Weed have arrested a suspect on suspicion of arson in connection with a fire that destroyed 157 homes and forced the evacuation of 4,000 people last month.
Weed Police Department officials said in a...